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HORIZONS Web-Interface
This tool provides a web-based limited interface to JPL's HORIZONS system which can be used to generate ephemerides for solar-system bodies. Full access to HORIZONS features is available via the primary telnet interface. HORIZONS system news shows recent changes and improvements. A web-interface tutorial is available to assist new users.

Current Settings

Ephemeris Type [change] :  OBSERVER
Target Body [change] :  Mars [499]
Observer Location [change] :  Geocentric [500]
Time Span [change] :  Start=2014-04-25, Stop=2014-05-25, Step=1 d
Table Settings [change] :  defaults
Display/Output [change] :  default (formatted HTML)

Table Settings

Select observer quantities from table below:
[ switch to manual-entry list-of-numbers form ]

   

Optionally preset observer quantities selection using one of the following:
               

1.        16.        * 31.
* 2.        17.        32.
3.        18.        33.
* 4.        19.        34.
5.        20.        35.
6.        21.        > 36.
7.        22.        > 37.
8.        23.        > 38.
9.        24.        > 39.
10.        25.        > 40.
11.        26.        41.
12.        27.        42.
13.        28.        43.
14.        29.         
15.        30.         
Notes:
   *     affected by optional atmospheric refraction setting (below)
   >     statistical value that uses orbit covariance if available

Observer quantities are described in the HORIZONS documentation.

   

Optional observer-table settings:

date/time format :  -- display date/time in year-month-day and/or Julian-day format  
time digits :  -- controls output precision of time  
angle format :  -- select RA/Dec output format  
output units :  -- units for most output quantities  
range units :  -- units for range-type quantities  
refraction model :  -- select atmospheric refraction model  
airmass limit :  -- suppress output when airmass is greater than this limit [1,38]  
elevation cutoff :   (deg) -- suppress output when object elevation is less than this limit [-90,90]  
solar elong. limits :   -  (deg) -- suppress output when solar elongation is outside this range  
hour angle cutoff :   (h) -- suppress output when the local hour angle exceeds this value [0,12]  
suppress range-rate :  -- suppress range-rate for range/range-rate output  
skip daylight :  -- suppress output during daylight  
extra precision :  -- output addition digits for RA/Dec quantities  
RTS flag :  -- output data only at target rise/transit/set (RTS)  
reference system :  -- reference frame for geometric and astrometric quantities  
CSV format :  -- output data in Comma-Separated-Values (CSV) format  
object page :  -- include object information/data page on output  

       
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